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White House Celebrates Black History Month

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White House Celebrates Black History Month

Black History Month, or African-American History Month, is observed in February to celebrate the important people and events in the history of the African diaspora. This year, the White House hosted a number of events and activities to celebrate the contributions and the accomplishments of African Americans both past and present. In 1926, according to [...]

President Obama Meets Civil Rights and Faith Leaders

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President Obama Meets Civil Rights and Faith Leaders

The U.S. President Barack Obama met with African American civil rights and faith leaders Thursday to provide an update on the Administration’s priorities as described in the State of the Union. The meeting, according to a White House statement, was also an opportunity to have a dialogue with the leaders about the issues facing their [...]

President Obama: We Are Not at War with Islam

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President Obama: We Are Not at War with Islam

Addressing a White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism on Wednesday and Thursday, the U.S. President Barack Obama opined that a violent extremist could be anyone — a person of any color or creed. “We are not at war with Islam. We are at war with people who have perverted Islam,” Obama said. What we [...]

President Obama Welcomes Ash Carter as Defense Secretary

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President Obama Welcomes Ash Carter as Defense Secretary

Ash Carter, a former deputy defense secretary who received a 93-5 affirmative vote by the U.S. Senate to succeed Chuck Hagel as defense secretary, received a welcome back and praise from President Barack Obama. “Ash Carter served as a key leader of our national security team in the first years of my presidency, and with [...]

How a Love Poem from GOP Targets President Obama

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How a Love Poem from GOP Targets President Obama

To celebrate the Valentine’s Day this year, GOP decided to send its love to a document that guides America’s role and the legislative process: The Constitution of the United States of America. The Republican Party has written a poem to voice its concerns and it subtly targets President Barack Obama. [ Also Read: No Democracy [...]

President Obama Plans to Use AUMF Against ISIS

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President Obama Plans to Use AUMF Against ISIS

The U.S. President Barack Obama has submitted a draft proposal to Congress that would authorize the continued use of military force against ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant or Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS) terrorists. Currently, America’s armed forces are working with over 60 nations to destroy ISIL, a terrorist group. [...]

President Obama, Angela Merkel Discuss Ukraine, ISIS

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President Obama, Angela Merkel Discuss Ukraine, ISIS

The United States will continue to stand with nations around the world in sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine, President Barack Obama said during a joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday. According to the U.S. Defense Department, the two leaders met at the White House, where Merkel briefed the [...]

President Barack Obama Is Angry with India. But Why?

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President Barack Obama Is Angry with India. But Why?

By Rakesh Raman During his recent visit in India, the U.S. President Barack Obama did not mince his words when he expressed his concern over the communal violence and religious hatred in the country. He also suggested that the Indian government must ensure religious freedom for all its citizens. But Obama would have hardly landed [...]

Narendra Modi: “First Indian PM Who Can Fight with a Crocodile”

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Narendra Modi: “First Indian PM Who Can Fight with a Crocodile”

According to Congress party, India’s Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi claims: – He is the only Indian PM who could win the confidence of global leaders. – He was a poor tea vendor who now wears an expensive attire with his name embroidered all over it. – He sleeps only for three hours a day. [...]

India Ignores Barack Obama’s Advice. Church Attacked Again

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India Ignores Barack Obama’s Advice. Church Attacked Again

As religious hatred is on the rise in India for the past few months, miscreants attacked a church in New Delhi on Monday. The incident happened in India’s capital from where Prime Minister Narendra Modi leads his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to run the national affairs. Recently, the U.S. President Barack Obama during his visit [...]

Communists Say Indian Government Surrendered to the U.S.

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Communists Say Indian Government Surrendered to the U.S.

Referring to the recent visit of U.S. President Barack Obama in India, the Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) – CPI-M – said Tuesday that the Indian government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi has surrendered on some of the vital interests of the country both, strategic and economic, to U.S. pressures. Also, [...]

Hug to Barack Obama: Damage Control Attempt by Narendra Modi

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Hug to Barack Obama: Damage Control Attempt by Narendra Modi

Although the invitation to Barack Obama was made to appear like an Indian attempt to improve trade ties with America, Narendra Modi perhaps had a hidden agenda behind his hug. By Rakesh Raman When the U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in India as a chief guest for India’s Republic Day function on January 26, Indian [...]

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